SEARCH Travels With LD

Friday, February 22, 2008 - Rockhound State Park, Deming NM

Barrel cactus fruit, Rockhound State Park, Deming NM, February 22, 2008
Barrel cactus fruit, Rockhound State Park, Deming NM, February 22, 2008

Night camp

Site 28 - Rockhound State Park, Deming NM

A Theory of the State

States have a peculiar dual character. They are at the same time forms of institutionalized raiding or extortion, and utopian projects. The first certainly reflects the way states are actually experienced, by any communities that retain some degree of autonomy; the second however is how they tend to appear in the written record.

Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology, David Graeber, pg 65

more...